Dr. Michael Landry has spent much of his career working as a health policy and health services researcher, where his research focus has been developing forecasting methodologies specific to rehabilitation health human resource across the continuum of care. In addition to his current position at FSRI, Dr. Micahel is also Chief of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Division, in the Department of Community and Family Medicine at Duke University Medical Centre in Durham, North Carolina, as well as an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation (HPME), at the University of Toronto in Canada. He has previously held clinical and senior management positions within the private rehabilitation sector in Ontario, and within international humanitarian aid and development agencies in Central America and Eastern Europe.
Dr. Michael has served as President of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, and was formerly named a Career Scientist at the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. He lectures widely on rehabilitation across the world, including Canada and the United States, and has published a number of research papers and articles within his field. Dr. Michael has also consulted on a number of international healthcare projects.
Dr. Michael received his doctoral degree in Health Policy, Management & Evaluation (HPME) at the University of Toronto, Canada, in 2005. He also holds a Master’s degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor’s degree in physiotherapy from the University of Ottawa in Canada. Dr. Michael has also completed Post-Doctoral Fellowships, in Health Services Research in and in Health Policy.